A full house awaited the two teams in Sopron. The Sopron fans knew that their favourites could win this evening against the French team, and then they would go to Valenciennes to the 3rd game. Of course, Valenciennes wanted no more games after this one...
|Coach Natalia Hejkova gets Sopron fired up|
After the half-time break Sopron quickly scored 2 beautiful shots, and so the gap grew to more than 10 points between the two teams. The game was very good and the fans were enjoying themselves. Sopron kept their 10 point lead for a long time.
However in the last quarter the French team came back into the game. They played stronger and with 1.42 minutes before the end the score was only 65-63 after lay-up from Edwige Lawson. But still they couldnt pull off the win, mainly because Sopron played with a big heart and the MVP of the game, Jurgita Streimikyte hit all of her free-throws.
Sopron made a big win and have opened the way for themselves to the Final 4.
MVP of the game: Jurgita Streimikyte.